July 14, 2016

Andre Churchwell, M.D., the Levi Watkins Jr. M.D. Chair, professor of Medicine, Biomedical Engineering and Radiology and Radiological Sciences, and senior associate dean for Diversity Affairs, has been named to serve in the newly created role of Chief Diversity Officer for Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC). Read more...

Initiative set to sharpen VUMC's strategic focus


With the transition of Vanderbilt University Medical Center into a new financial and legal entity now complete, Medical Center leaders view this period as an opportunity to sharpen the organization’s strategic focus. Read more...

New NIH funding of $137 million announced in remarkable two-week period


During the past last two weeks, researchers at Vanderbilt University and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) have brought in a number of new research grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) that together achieve $137 million in new funding. Read more...

Elevate Town Hall Meetings continue; live stream at 11 a.m. tomorrow


The meetings are a chance for all employees to hear updates from and ask questions of the VUMC executive team. All employees are encouraged to attend one of the 12 different sessions scheduled at different times and locations. Read more...

VICC expands cancer care services at Spring Hill clinic


Cancer patients who live near Spring Hill, Tennessee, can now receive care from an experienced medical oncologist at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC) at Spring Hill instead of traveling to the main campus in Nashville. Read more...

VUMC recognized nationally for innovative technology efforts


Vanderbilt University Medical Center has once again been named among the nation's "most-wired" hospitals and health systems for its innovative efforts in medical technology. Read more...

Phishers target Medical Center employees via fake salary increase emails


VUMC IT Security Operations has detected a targeted attack against VUMC users. Phishers continue to target Medical Center employees with information pertaining to salary increases. Read more...

Vanderbilt again named one of state's healthier workplaces


Vanderbilt University and Vanderbilt University Medical Center have been recognized for the third year in a row as a Healthier Tennessee Workplace by the Governor's Foundation for Health and Wellness. Read more...